Mel B AKA Scary Spice stopped by The Late Show with Stephen Colbert and revealed how the Spice Girls got their nicknames.
She said, “This one journalist who was extremely lazy, couldn’t be bothered to remember all our names and gave us nicknames, like, ‘Oh yeah, that one’s a bit scary. That one is a bit posh. That one is a bit sporty. That one is a bit baby,’ and it just kind of stuck.”
She continues, “I like mine because at least I’m scaring people before I even walk in the room. So watch out.”
Check out the full interview below and skip to 4:05 to where they talk about how the Spice Girls got their names.